Building a new home from scratch can be a dream come true. The idea of designing the perfect property with morning sun in the kitchen and evening breezes on the deck can be exhilarating; the first step to a successful project is finding the right piece
of land on which to build. This can present challenges if not approached correctly.
Top Tips When Buying Vacant Land
Site Surveys and Environmental Testing
Easements and Zoning Restrictions
Lot Survey and Boundaries
Utilities and Water Rights
Once you’ve completed these preliminary reviews, it’s time to consult with an architect and General Contractor who will then begin to develop concept drawings to consider. Even at this stage, you might find that the home you want is not appropriate for
the land you’ve chosen. Staying flexible is a key component to searching for land; remember that by following a few tips, you can ensure you find the right lot for your dream home.